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Junior Chipolopolo dumped out of U17 COSAFA Cup

512 ViewsDefending champions Zambia have been eliminated from the ongoing 2018 COSAFA Under-17 Championships following a 2-1 defeat at the hands of bitter rivals South Africa. South Africa came back from the shock of conceding an early goal to claim victory over the Junior Chipolopolo and top Group B with seven points. Vincent Kalinda fired Zambia […]

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Zambia U17 face South Africa in COSAFA showdown

417 ViewsThe Zambia Under-17 national team conclude their Group B games today (Tuesday) at the on-going Cosafa Castle Cup in Mauritius with a high stakes game against fierce rivals South Africa at the Francois Xavier Stadium. Both teams are tied at four points with South Africa ahead on superior goal difference. Zambia has won one […]

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Linos Jr set to become third Makwaza to represent Zambia

596 ViewsPower Dynamos midfielder Linos Makwaza Jr is in line to become the third Makwaza to wear the Chipolopolo jersey after he was called up to the national team camp by new Coach Sven Vandenbroek. Coach Vandenbroek has summoned 23 locally-based players to a three-day training camp in Lusaka. Makwaza Jr will join his grandfather, […]

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Zambian Shield-Chelsea team goes into bootcamp

400 ViewsThe 30 youths who were shortlisted from the Kitwe and Lusaka trials for the Shield-Chelsea #BetheNextChampion talent search will enter into a one week football camp where they will get the opportunity to hone their football skills. The boys will be in camp from Tuesday 24 July to 28 July 2018 while training at […]

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U20 coach wants Burundi investigated for age cheating

751 ViewsZambia Under-20 national team coach Charles Bwale says his team played well despite losing 3-0 away to Burundi in the Niger 2019 Africa Cup of Nations second leg final round qualifier. In a post-match interview, Bwale said although he had no evidence that Burundi used over-aged players there was need for CAF to introduce […]

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Coach, referee and first aid education in Zambia

225 ViewsDuring the just ended Africa Rugby Silver Cup South tournament hosted by Mufulira Rugby Club in Zambia, the Zambia Rugby Union in partnership with Mopani Copper Mines conducted Level 2 courses for Coaches, Referees and First Aiders. The facilitators were World Rugby Educators/Trainers Denver Wannies from South Africa who did the Coaches, Johnbosco Muamba […]

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Defending champions Zambia fail to qualify for 2019 AFCON

501 ViewsThe Zambia Under-20 national team will not get the chance to defend their Africa Cup of Nations trophy after suffering a humiliating 3-0 defeat at the hands of Burundi in a second-leg qualifier played at Ukukundo Stadium in Ngozi this afternoon. The result means Burundi have made it to the Niger 2019 AFCON, having […]

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U17 claim vital win over Lesotho

302 ViewsThe Zambia Under-17 national team are on course to qualify to the next round of the 2018 COSAFA Championship after edging Lesotho 1-0 in the second Group B match. Benson Simwanda struck in the 89th minute to snatch all three points for Tenant Chilumba’s side in a match played at the Anjalay Stadium in […]

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Magande reveals Gabon plane crash insights

459 Views Ng’andu Peter Magande writes from the Depth of his footprints: “In April 1993, the ZANACO gave an advance to the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) for the national team’s trip to Mozambique. While the team was away, FAZ Chairman Michael Mwape came to see me and asked for some further financial assistance for […]

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Gabon Air disaster report blames Zambian government

661 ViewsThe World Aviation Safety Network With the help of De Havilland, the Canadian company that manufactured the plane that killed Zambian Footballers released the Report below. The report blames Zambia authorities in that, 1. Plane was not airworthy 2. Crew was fatigued The World Aviation Safety Network With the help of De Havilland, the […]

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